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How long does it take a statin get out of your system my legs hurt?

I started simvastatin this summer. The last few weeks my legs and ankles began hurting now I have foot cramps that twist my feet and headaches. I'm going to stop and see if they go away. ...

Posted 28 Oct 2011 20 answers

Just prescribed Androgel and have been using for a week, how long until I start seeing results?

Greetings, Last week my doctor prescribed Androgel, 1%, 5mg for me because of low testosterone. I'm a 48 year old white male, 40 pounds overweight and taking meds for high bp and high ...

Posted 12 Mar 2011 7 answers

Which drug is better - Simvastatin or Lipitor? Which does less damage to the body?

I was prescribed Lipitor by my physician. But I heard that Simvastatin (Zocor) has less of a negative effect on the body than Lipitor. Is it true?

Posted 13 Aug 2009 7 answers

Can Lipitor cause Type II Diabetes?

Popular Statin Drug Lipitor causes Type II Diabetes in Women ◦digg ◦ ◦ 5775EmailShare Some women taking Lipitor (atorvastatin) for high cholesterol problems developed type II diabetes, an unexp ...

Posted 26 Jul 2013 1 answer

Side effects if you stop taking lipitor and you have been on it for 3years?

what will happen if you stop taking lipitor cold turkey

Posted 30 Dec 2011 3 answers

Is there a "best time of day" to take Atorvastatin?

... I've read that - to some - it doesn't matter and to others, it's best to take it at bedtime... I'm about to start this medication and I'm trying to figure out this thing ...

Posted 20 Nov 2014 1 answer

Question on Effexor, Welbutrin, Primidone, Vytorin 10/20?

I noticed a "Red Flag" on Effexor and Wellbutrin. I take 75mg Effexor in morning, 300 mg Wellbutrin in evening, 1 Vytorin 10/20 in afternoon, 50mg Primidone 4/day. I cannot sleep more than ...

Posted 29 Sep 2014 4 answers

Concerning Isosorbide Mononitrate ER?

My cardiologist recently prescribed this to me. I had a triple by-pass four years ago and I have high blood pressure and high cholesterol but take other medications to control these. I have never had ...

Posted 13 days ago 3 answers

Lipitor - MY QUESTION IS: Should I continue it & take dose #4 this PM?

Was started on Lipitor 10mg Monday PM, after finding out my chol. was high @ my Dr's... Tuesday AM, I woke up for work early with no prob! Tuesday PM, i took dose #2... Wednesday AM, I could ...

Posted 11 days ago 1 answer

Statins are too painful?

I have been taking Lipitor for over 8 years and after doing research found out many of my painful muscles could be side effect. Stopped it and felt so much better but now cholesterol in high ...

Posted 24 Mar 2015 1 answer

Hi guys Four weeks ago I had a stroke, physically doing pretty darn good. Thursday?

I went to the doctor because I felt rotten and was having severe diarrhea. So having a BM test. Perhaps the new med atorvastatin is causing it so she took me off of it. Still on the other new one ...

Posted 14 Feb 2015 2 answers

I want to reduce my Crestor pills by half?

I was prescribed 5mg of Crestor in 2011( which coincedently was the end of menopause) and my ldl and total chol. levels started increasing since 2008. I feel that as of end of 2014 all my levels, ...

Posted 16 Feb 2015 1 answer

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